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California Code of Regulations
Title 17, Division 2
Chapter 3 - Community Services
SubChapter 4 - Residential Services and Quality Assurance Regulations
Article 2 - General Requirements
§56003. Residential Services Orientation.
§56003. Residential Services Orientation.
 
(a) The regional center shall provide a residential services orientation for all persons who wish to become vendorized to provide services pursuant to Subchapter 4. The residential services orientation shall occur no less than every six months and shall include the following information:
(1) An overview of Title 17, California Code of Regulations requirements applicable to residential facilities, including:
(A) Record maintenance requirements pursuant to Title 17, California Code of Regulations, Section 50604 .
(B) Vendorization procedures pursuant to Title 17, California Code of Regulations, Sections 54310 through 54374 ;
(C) Service level approval pursuant to Section 56005 ;
(D) Regional center evaluation and monitoring processes pursuant to Sections 56046 through 56052 ;
(E) Access requirements as specified in Title 17, California Code of Regulations, Section 50603 ;
(F) Consumers' Rights as defined in Section 56002 (a)(9);
(G) Elements of the program design pursuant to Section 56013 .
(2) An overview of the self-assessment process and the individual life quality outcomes identified in the “Looking at Service Quality Provider's Handbook”.
(3) Copies of sections of Title 17, California Code of Regulations applicable to residential facilities, and “Looking at Service Quality Provider's Handbook,” supplied by the Department.
(b) The administrator shall complete the residential services orientation:
(1) Before the admission of the first regional center consumer; or
(2) When two or more years have elapsed since he/she last served as an administrator.
Note
Authority cited: Chapter 157, Statutes of 2003; and Sections 4648.1, 4681.1, 4742 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections 4648, 4648.1, 4681.1, 4740, 4742 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code.
History
1. New section filed 1-14-91; operative 2-13-91 (Register 91, No. 14).
2. Amendment of section filed 9-20-93 as an emergency; operative 9-20-93. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Chapter 722, Statutes of 1992, Section 147 (Register 93, No. 39). These regulations shall not be repealed by the Office of Administrative Law and shall remain in effect until revised or repealed, as appropriate.
3. Change without regulatory effect amending designation of subsection (a) filed 11-17-93 pursuant to title 1, section 100, California Code of Regulations (Register 93, No. 47).
4. Amendment of section filed 11-23-94; operative 11-23-94 (Register 94, No. 47).
5. Editorial correction of History 2 (Register 94, No. 47).
6. Editorial correction capitalizing “S” of “Section” throughout (Register 95, No. 18).
7. New subsections (a)(2) and (a)(3) filed 6-30-98 as an emergency; operative 6-30-98 (Register 98, No. 27). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 10-28-98 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
8. New subsections (a)(2)-(3) refiled 10-20-98 as an emergency; operative 10-20-98 (Register 98, No. 43). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 2-17-99 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
9. Certificate of Compliance as to 10-20-98 order, including further amendment of subsections (a)(2) and (a)(3) and amendment of Note, transmitted to OAL 12-31-98 and filed 2-17-99 (Register 99, No. 8).
10. New subsection (a)(1)(A), subsection relettering, amendment of newly designated subsection (a)(1)(B) and amendment of Note filed 10-9-2003 as an emergency; operative 10-9-2003 (Register 2003, No. 41). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 2-6-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
11. New subsection (a)(1)(A), subsection relettering, amendment of newly designated subsection (a)(1)(B) and amendment of Note refiled 2-3-2004 as an emergency; operative 2-3-2004 (Register 2004, No. 6). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 6-2-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
12. New subsection (a)(1)(A), subsection relettering, amendment of newly designated subsection (a)(1)(B) and amendment of Note refiled 6-1-2004 as an emergency; operative 6-1-2004 (Register 2004, No. 23). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 9-29-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
13. Certificate of Compliance as to 6-1-2004 order transmitted to OAL 9-15-2004 and filed 10-28-2004 (Register 2004, No. 44).